Man dies, infant injured when car crashed after police chase

Police have identified the man who was killed during a police chase Friday night in Humboldt Park.

26-year-old Rigoberto Llera was driving a PT Cruiser when officers say someone in the car fired several shots in the 2500 block of West Division.

Officers tried to pull over Llera but he crashed into a pole near Ashland and Grand. Following the crash, the car went up in flames. Llera  was killed.

A baby in car seat was injured, along with two women who had to be pulled from the wreckage.

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